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The Discovery Tool lets you find professors based on the answers they supply. You can filter by department and question. Click the answer bubble to see the professor’s profile.

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Business, Accounting and Economics

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What is the most engaging assignment you give?
All courses have a client-based project or a simulation. Knowledge map assignment shows students what and how they have learned in the course.
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What area in your field are you most knowledgeable about?
I am most knowledgeable about research method and analysis as well as strategy.
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When grading a student, what do you look for?
I look for four things: argument, support for argument, grammar and spelling, and design.
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Are you currently involved in something interesting outside the classroom?
I am working on the development of the Otterbein Research Co-operative.
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What is one accomplishment you are proud of?
I was proudest while watching Julia Rice defend her honor's thesis and MKTG4100 groups presenting their respective Pecha Kuckas to Tim Hortons.
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What is your style of teaching?
My style is active and student involved. I use a mixture of lecture, seminar, discussion, and student-led cases.
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What materials and media do you use in the classroom?
In class, I use the white board and software. Out of class, I use podcasts, blogs, and Twitter. Students are expected to use social media tools.
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What kind of student would love your class?
I want any student who will invest their time in the development of their knowledge. These students tend to add the most items to their knowledge map.
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What is one piece of advice you have for students?
My courses remain time intensive. Manage your time to work from a position of strength, not from a position of weakness.
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Is there anything else the student should know before taking your class?
Ask questions and offer insight. You want to advance the discussion.
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